Posts Tagged ‘hip-hop’


TONE Hip-Hop themed coffee shop continues to pop up and this time they are back with there Launch party to celebrate there new location.  TONE stands for The Old New Experience, and their product has been experienced in areas like Old Street Underground Station, Blackstock Road (near Finisbury Park) and new location Willesden Green, London NW2.  You can experience various events such as Open Mics, Film night, Hip-Hop Community debates on topical issues, Art exhibitions, and DJ Vinyl Tournament and more.  Check out TONE’s FREE Event with MC’s and DJ’s providing the entertainment.  Performances from Joker Starr, Verbal Skills, Dani Bliss, Ash the Author and more ….plus open.

Come and soak up the atmosphere and indulge in the Caribbean food, Fresh Squeezed Juices,  Homemade cakes and of course the TONE Coffee.

Sun 27th Nov | Unit 5 Queens Parade, Willesden Green, London NW2 | 14:00-18:00


haggis-horns-bixton-gigOne of the finest funk bands this country has to offer in the Uk, The Haggis Horns!
They’e been tearing up dance floors with their northern funk sound by combining ass-shaking break-beats, afrobeat, soul and hip-hop.  They have released 3 albums “Hot Damn” (2007), “Keep On Movin” (2010), and “What Comes To Mind” (2015).  If your at a lose end I highly recommend that you head down to Brixton for some quality funky vibes.  Just make sure you have your dancing shoes on.

Here is some reviews

“If you don’t move you must be dead” – DJ Speedy

“The best horn section in the world” – Mark Ronson

“Good stuff” – Gilles Peterson

“Mafnificently funky” – Quantic, Tru Thoughts

“Beer-battered funk that’s as good in the home as it in the club” Stuart Zender, Jamiroquai

“Totally Brilliant ” – Adrian Gibson Freestyle Records

“Brilliant very good on the floors” Mr Scruff, Ninja Tune

Check them out for yourself’s on Friday 21st October 2016 at The Blue Kitchen (Brixton) it Free Entry before 9pm otherwise £5 after.

Tone hiphop coffee shop

Pop up shops are becoming more and more noticeable in different community’s and it helps out new business owners to have stepping stone in having a shop base, which they can have for as set amount of time (number of weeks).   We spoke to Tony from TONE hip-hop themed coffee shop about it being the first of its kind in London or even the uk.  Tony explained how it was set up by a group of Hip Hop individuals with a desire to bring like minded people together in an atmosphere which is inviting, inspiring and entertaining.  Your able to enjoy Live DJ Sets, In Store Performances, Exhibitions, Debate Events and Film Nights, Battle Chess.  TONE coffee shop is based at the moment 176 Blackstock Road, London, N5 1HA

mohammed yahya


Mohammed Yahya & Beat Thief  has released “Black Man Strain” ft Ahmad Ikhlas which was in response to the continuous acts of injustice, murders, mistreatment and injustices committed to African american family as well as Africans all over the world.  “Black Man Strain” was produced by Produced by Beat Thief and is the 1st single from Mohammed Yahya & Beat Thief upcoming album “Black Gold” which is available on Itunes and all major retailers from Nov. 2016.  The video  Directed by Mohammed Yahya & Cambiowashere.

Funky DL New Album

Posted: August 10, 2016 in Uncategorized
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funky dl autonomy 2016

Producer and MC Funky DL from East London returns with the  new single “Autonomy” (download single for free). It’s taken from his forthcoming album “Autonomy” was produced by Funky DL is released 2nd September 2016.

Finally you can PRE-ORDER the New Funky DL album “AUTONOMY”